Aoyama Gakuin University Aoyama Gakuin Daigaku (AGU) 


top General Information


Street:4-4-25 Shibuya


Post Code:150-8366

Tel.:+81(3) 3409-8156

Fax:+81(3) 3409-7923


Other Sites

Also campus in Sagamihara

Institution Funding



Founded 1949. Originally a Girls' Elementary School founded 1874 merged with Kokyo Gakusha Boys' School and Methodist Mission Seminary both founded 1879. The Methodist Mission Seminary and Tokyo English School merged to become the Tokyo Anglo-Japanese College 1883. Later renamed Aoyama Gakuin, it merged with Aoyama Jogakuin 1927. Acquired present status 1949. Graduate School established 1952.

Academic Year

April to March (April-July; September-February)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school (Sotsugyo Shomeisho) or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:For undergraduate study programmes, entrance fee, 200,000; tuition fee, 780,000-1,131,000 per annum; For graduate study programmes, entrance fee 290,000; tuition fee, 360,000-1,200,000 per annum (JPY)



Accrediting Agency

Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Yoshikazu Miki

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Ryo Oshiba

Job title:Director of International Exchange Center

top Divisions

College : Economics

Fields of study:Economic History, Economics, Environmental Studies, Industrial and Production Economics, International Economics

College : Education, Psychology and Human Studies

Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Development Studies, Developmental Psychology, Education, Educational Sciences, Media Studies, Primary Education, Psychology, Social Psychology, Sociology

College : Literature

Fields of study:American Studies, Archaeology, Art History, Asian Studies, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, English, English Studies, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, French, French Studies, History, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

College : Science and Engineering

Fields of study:Analytical Chemistry, Applied Physics, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Production Engineering, Safety Engineering, Software Engineering, Statistics

Graduate School : Business

Fields of study:Business Administration

Graduate School : Cultural and Creative Studies

Fields of study:Art Management, Cultural Studies, Fine Arts

Graduate School : Economics

Fields of study:Economics, International Economics

Graduate School : Education, Psychology and Human Studies

Fields of study:Education, Psychology

Graduate School : International Management

Fields of study:Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Operations Research

More details:Professional

Graduate School : International Politics, Economics and Communication

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, International Economics, International Relations, Linguistics, Political Sciences

Graduate School : Law

Fields of study:Commercial Law, Law, Private Law

Graduate School : Literature

Fields of study:English, Fine Arts, French, History, Japanese, Literature, Modern Languages, Music, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Graduate School : Professional Accountancy

Fields of study:Accountancy

Graduate School : Science and Engineering

Fields of study:Astrophysics, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Information Technology, Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Resources, Physics

Graduate School : Social Informatics

Fields of study:Economics, Information Technology, Psychology, Social Sciences

School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Marketing

School : Cultural and Creative Studies

Fields of study:Art Management, Cultural Studies, Social Sciences

School : International Politics, Economics and Communication

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Government, International Business, International Economics, International Relations, International Studies, Political Sciences, Regional Studies

School : Law

Fields of study:Law

More details:Professional

School : Law

Fields of study:Commercial Law, Criminal Law, European Union Law, Human Rights, International Law, Labour Law, Law

School : Social Informatics

Fields of study:Information Sciences, Information Technology, Mathematics, Social Sciences

top Degrees




Fields of study:American Studies, Art Management, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, History, International Economics, International Relations, Japanese, Literature, Management, Natural Sciences, Performing Arts, Private Law, Psychology, Public Law, Visual Arts

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Careers Guidance

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Aoyama Business Journal

Journal of Business Administration

Journal of Culture and Creative Studies

Journal of Economics

Journal of General Education

Journal of History

Journal of International Politics, Economics and Business

Journal of Professional Accountancy

Journal of Social Informatics

Law Journal

Law School Journal

Thought Currents in English Literature

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2011-2012

Full Time Total:554


Statistics Year:2012-2013


Foreign Total:377

Updated on 27-03-2018